We are pleased to announce that our school Eco Team has organized another clothing collection with Bag2School. By getting involved with this clothing collection you have an opportunity to help raise funds as well as helping the environment. Funds will be used for school clubs/teams.
Please donate any unwanted clothing: hats; belts; purses; footwear (tied in pairs please); and soft/stuffed toys. Please ... Continue reading "Bag 2 School"
Hackergal is a Canadian non-profit organization that introduces girls in Grades 6-9 to learn code through their signature hackathon program. During the Hackergal Hackathon, girls work in teams to code their own story in a fun and interactive way. In the weeks prior to the Hackathon the girls are led through a series of scaffolded coding lessons to prepare for the nationwide event. Hackergal participants ... Continue reading "Computer Science – Hackergal"
Join us on December 6th at 4:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. for this special community event. There will be several vendors and performances by our choir, Italian and French department.
Our FDK classes will be hosting a Christmas Celebration on December 12th at 2:15 p.m. Parents are most welcome to join us in the school gymnasium for this celebration; however, due to the number of expected guests, siblings will be unable to attend. Please remember for all celebrations, in order to work together at keeping our students safe, any pictures or videos taken cannot be ... Continue reading "FDK Christmas Concert"
Our students will have an opportunity to participate in a STEM MINDS™ workshop. STEM MINDS delivers STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) programs to students of all ages. The workshops explore skills that help students become generation leaders, game changers, and problem solvers. They provide a hands-on, holistic approach to STEM education that builds critical 21st-century digital skills for the jobs of tomorrow! The workshops will ... Continue reading "STEM"
Healthy eating and nutrition are connected with mental health and well-being and promote academic success. The York Catholic District School Board supports the Ministry of Education’s Food and Beverage Policy and promotes healthy school nutrition environments.
Stewardship provides positive effects on Mental Health and Well-being. When we give of our time and talents to help others in need, we are doing God’s work. This act of generosity produces oxytocin in our brain causing feel-good endorphins.
Discover the physical, mental, and academic benefits when you choose to walk to school. Visit Ontario Active School Travel for more information on the benefits of active school travel and iWalk Month.